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  • Pancha Bhoota Stalam – 5 Shiva temples for Five Elements

    All over India, numbers of temples constitute pilgrimage clusters. These divine places hold centuries and millenniums of beliefs. Such is the belief and the legends behind the Pancha Bhoota shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva. Hindus regard Lord Shiva as one of the greatest gods, hence, the name Mahadeva. Also, he is the god responsible for […]

  • Hindu Temples destroyed by Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb

    Aurangzeb was the third son of Emperor Shah Jahan, who was born on 3rd November 1618 at Dohad in Madhya Pradesh. He wrested his crown from his father before the end of June 1658, after defeating his brothers and by already making his old father Emperor Shah Jahan a prisoner in the Agra Fort (8th […]

  • Discover These Not-so-famous Brahma Temples In India

    Legends state that Brahma, when compared to the other gods was more lenient and peaceful, and that he used to bless his devotees whole-heartedly. There were many instances when he blessed his devotees with boons without even considering the repercussions of his blessings. Many people believe that there is only one Brahma temple in India, […]

  • Legends Behind Hinglaj Mata Temple, Shakti Peeth in Pakistan

    Hindu religion is vast, and hence it has spread its wings in every corner of the world. There are many renowned and unique temples of the gods of Hindu origin in different countries, and one such temple is the Hinglaj Mata temple. What makes this holy shrine peculiar is the place where it is situated, […]

  • Badami Cave Temples in Karnataka – Amazing Ancient Rock Cut Temples

    Badami Cave Temples is a prestige of Badami town, nearly the historical town reservoir, Agastya tirtha reservoir, in Bagalkot district of Karnataka, India. The temples have great values for Hindu and Jain tradition. A brief History The temples are said to be built around the late 6th-7th century AD, after the initiation by the first […]

  • The Forgotten Temples of Kalachuri Era that are still structurally beautiful

    Often referred to as Tirtharaj or King of Pilgrimage, Amarkantak lies at an altitude of 1000m in Madhya Pradesh. It falls at the junction of three Indian ranges – Vindhyas, Satpuras, and Maikal. Legend has it that Sone and Narmada wanted to marry each other, but Sone refused, and so it flowed eastwards to join […]

  • Influence of Hindu religion in Southeast Asian Countries

    Hindu religion is the oldest religion known so far and it is not only influential in India but also many Southeast Asian countries. The civilization of India influenced the languages, scripts, calendars, and artistic aspects of these people and nations. Myanmar (Burma) Hindu religion in Burma is practiced by about 8,40,000 people. Because a reliable […]

  • These 1000 Years old Temples in India Will Take You Back In Time

    India is known for its rich heritage as the Indian subcontinent is the birthplace of four of the major religions of the world – Hindu Religion, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism. As such, it is no surprise that the country is home to some of the oldest and most historic temples in the world. Scattered all across India, […]

  • 10 Most Popular Temples in Sri Lanka You Should Visit

    Sri Lanka is country located in South Asia, about 20 miles from the southern coast of India. The highly educated nation is well known for many natural resources through which they produce coffee, tea, rubber, coconuts, cinnamon and much more. Along with it, the country is also an Island with one of the world’s famous […]

  • 10 Popular Hindu Temples in America You should Visit

    America is a country proud of its cultural diversity and among them lies many Hindus. India, being the second largest populated country and America having many Indian migrants. There were 2.69 million Hindu citizens in America according to the national poll statistics from 2008 and According to the research done by the Pew Research Institute […]

  • 8 Must Visit Hindu Temples that opens once a year

    These Hindu temples in the list below opens only once in a year. The Temple of Rani Pokhari Originally known as Nhu Pukhu, Rani Pokari in English means Queen’s pond. Built in the 17th century, the pond lies in the center of the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu and standing in the center of the […]

  • Aihole and Pattadakal Temples

    10 Beautiful South Indian Temples that every Hindu should visit

    South Indian temples are famous for Dravidian style and Vijayanagara style architecture that is grandeur, tall and consists primarily of pyramids like towers made from sandstone, soapstone, and granite. They look magnificent and are breathtakingly beautiful that provides people with both spirituality and amusement. Compiled here are the 10 beautiful South Indian Temples, which everyone […]